Recognizing the importance of protecting personal information in this age of advanced information and communication, TAUNS Laboratories, Inc. (hereinafter “the Company”) complies with the provisions of the “Act on the Protection of Personal Information” and all other applicable laws and regulations in Japan, and handles personal information appropriately in accordance with the following Privacy Policy.

1. Scope of this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to all personal information (names, addresses, facility names, company names, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, etc.) provided through this website, owned and operated by the Company, or any other means.

2. Purpose of Utilization of Personal Information

Personal information of physicians, pharmacists, laboratory technicians, other medical personnel, researchers involved in medical and pharmaceutical sciences, and pharmaceutical wholesalers

  • Provision and collection of information on the proper use of pharmaceuticals and medical devices
  • Provision and collection of information on the quality, safety and efficacy of pharmaceuticals and medical devices
  • Research, planning and study in the fields of medicine and pharmacology
  • Provision, collection and review of information related to the Company’s products, medical information and scientific information
  • Request and implementation of clinical trials and post-marketing surveillance
  • Notifications, reports and other administrative correspondence with government agencies

Personal information of persons who contact the Company

  • Consideration, investigation and response to consultations and inquiries
  • Provision and collection of information about the Company’s products
  • Contact and provision of information to manufacturers, distributors and medical professionals associated with the Company’s products
  • Notifications, reports and other administrative correspondence with government agencies

Personal information of applicants for employment

  • Consideration and offer of employment
  • Other procedures for employment

3. Provision of Personal Data to a Third Party

We will not provide any personal data we receive to any third party. However, exceptions may be made under any of the following cases.

  • Cases in which the prior consent is given by the person
  • Cases in which the provision of personal data is based on laws and regulations
  • Cases in which the provision of personal data is necessary for the protection of the life, body, or property of an individual and in which it is difficult to obtain the consent of the person
  • Cases in which the provision of personal data is specially necessary for improving public health or promoting the sound growth of children and in which it is difficult to obtain the consent of the person
  • Cases in which the provision of personal data is necessary for cooperating with a state organ, a local government, or an individual or a business operator entrusted by one in executing the affairs prescribed by laws and regulations and in which obtaining the consent of the person are likely to impede the execution of the affairs
  • Cases in which the Company entrusts the handling of personal data within the scope necessary for the achievement of the purpose of utilization of personal information 
  • Cases in which personal data is provided as a result of the succession of business in a merger or otherwise

4. Cookies

To make your return visits to this website more convenient, small blocks of data called “cookies” may be sent to be stored on your computer. These cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but you can refuse to receive cookies from this website by changing the settings of your web browser application.

Please be aware, however, that if you refuse to accept cookies, you may not be able to use some of the functions provided on this website.

5. Personal Information on Linked Sites

Please note that the Company will not be held responsible for the handling of any personal information on any websites linked from this website beyond the scope of this Privacy Policy defined in 1. For details on the handling of personal information on such websites, please refer to the respective privacy policies of the relevant websites.

6. Inquiries

If you have any questions or requests regarding the handling of personal information that you provided, please contact the Company at the following address. Please note that the Company may not be able to respond immediately to your inquiries or requests, as it may take time for the Company to investigate.

Inquiries:
General Affairs Department, TAUNS Laboratories, Inc. 
761-1 Kamishima, Izunokuni-shi, Shizuoka 410-2325 Japan
Tel: +81-558-76-8181 Fax: +81-558-76-0022

7. Revision of this Privacy Policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy is subject to change without prior notice. We encourage you to check this Policy from time to time to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information regarding any changes. Please note that we will not be held responsible for any problems caused by a failure to confirm the above information.